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Hi I'm Chris Peterson

I grew up in California. I make the best sandwiches ever. I'm a Mormon.

About Me

I enjoy filling my time with activities with my friends and family. We play sports, give service, or eat food whenever possible. I work at a sandwich shop and love being there and talking with my co-workers and all the different people that come in to get food. I love to go hiking and camping. I've been to Yosemite, Havasupai, the Channel Islands, and many other amazing places. I like going to the beach, the mountains, rivers, deserts, and valleys. I love seeing the beauty of the world and being able to experience it first hand.

Why I am a Mormon

I have been a member of this Church my entire life, but just recently I have become aware of all the wonderful blessing I have received in my life. Being a part of the Mormon religion isn't just going to church on Sundays or saying that I am a member; Being a part of this church is my way of life, it is my protection from the storms of life and my strength to overcome the rough patches that come my way. I know that if I live the Gospel and strive to follow Jesus Christ that I will be blessed with an increase of love and compassion for my fellow man. I know that being a true disciple of Christ means following his commandments at all times and in all places, whether I am with friends, family, or alone. As I go through this life I keep my Heavenly Father, and His Son, Jesus Christ in my thoughts and my heart to keep me on the straight and narrow path. The path that I know is the one and only way to true happiness and joy. Our Heavenly Father loves us and has given us a way to return to him with confidence. I love this Church and this Gospel and I know that it is inspired of God.

How I live my faith

I attend church every Sunday at 1pm and I am there until 4pm. I help organize lessons and activities every Monday night for 18-30 year old members of my congregation. It is so great to be able to spend so much time having fun and helping friends of mine. I personally visit with and teach 7 members of my church every month and I am available to help them whenever they need it. I am able to feed the missionaries in my area every week at my work and love going out to teach with them. I will soon be leaving my home and family to serve the people of the Philippines in the Legaspi Mission. I am very excited to go and teach them of the Savior, Jesus Christ.